Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL), Northampton

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Northampton International AcademyNorthampton

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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: Scale points 23-27 (£16,686-£18,966 actual)
Contract term: Permanent

Join us in our brand new building, working to be school of choice for Northampton, the school that provides the best education for students, a place where people want to be, that is embedded in the community.

In September 2016 NIA opened as an all through 4-19 Free School and doubled its work force in 2017. We are now in position to do the same again to take in an oversubscribed new Year 7 and a new Reception cohort of pupils. By 2022 we will be a 2,220 pupil school.

We are looking to recruit outstanding staff to support the Teaching and Learning of our pupils by providing crucial roles throughout the school from 1st September 2018.

Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL)

Term time only + 1 week – 40 weeks per year. 37 hours per week

Scale points 23-27 (£16,686-£18,966 actual)

Do you have an aptitude for hard work, the ability to take initiatives and a flexible approach? Do you have the emotional resilience in working with challenging situations and sometimes behaviours?

If so, we are looking to appoint a Designated Safeguarding Lead (Secondary) whose priority will be the health, safety and well-being of all vulnerable pupils in school. You will have the legal responsibility for dealing with safeguarding issues, providing advice and support to staff, liaising with the Local Authority, and working with a range of other agencies. We are looking for someone who is organised, a team player and an effective communicator.

The chosen candidate will have a good educational background and have a real desire to improve the lives of children and young people.

Information about each role, job descriptions and person specifications, along with the application forms and equal opportunities forms, are available to download from this advert or on the school website by clicking here.

If you would like an informal discussion regarding any of these role please contact Claire Golding on 01604 212811.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.



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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: Mill Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN2 6AX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1604 212811
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Welcome to Northampton International Academy (NIA), a mixed, non-denominational, all-through academy for pupils aged 4-18, providing high quality educational provision for young people from across the local area.

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